American Football Database
American Football Database
1951 Yale Bulldogs football
1951 record2–5–2
Head coachHerman Hickman (4th season)
Home stadiumYale Bowl
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The 1951 Yale Bulldogs football team represented Yale University in the 1951 college football season. The Bulldogs were led by second year head coach Herman Hickman, played their home games at the Yale Bowl and finished the season with a 2–5–2 record.[1][2]


September 22BatesW 48–0
September 29Navy
  • Yale Bowl
  • New Haven, CT
T 7–7
October 6Brown
  • Yale Bowl
  • New Haven, CT
L 13–14
October 13at ColumbiaL 0–14
October 20No. 14 Cornell
  • Yale Bowl
  • New Haven, CT
L 0–27
October 27Colgate
  • Yale Bowl
  • New Haven, CT
W 27–7
November 3Dartmouth
  • Yale Bowl
  • New Haven, CT
L 10–14
November 17No. 6 PrincetonL 0–27
November 24Harvard
T 21–21
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game